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Anbang boss accused of defrauding billions at trial

A Chinese court accused Wu Xiaohui, the former head of Anbang Insurance Group, of defrauding more than $10 billion as it opened his fraud trial one month after authorities seized control of the conglomerate.
Source: Global Times - Agencies | 2018/3/28 23:41:16

Draft rules issued on consular protection to help Chinese abroad

China's new draft regulation on consular protection and assistance released Monday should stop abuses of State assistance and wipe out foreign countries' concerns toward China, according to Chinese analysts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/26 23:08:42

Shanxi police extradite Fox Hunt suspect from Tajikistan

A suspect has been returned to China from Tajikistan as a campaign to capture fugitives suspected of economic crime continues, police in Shanxi Province said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua - Global Times | 2018/3/25 23:13:41

'Sky Net' tech fast enough to scan Chinese population in one second: report

A facial recognition system, which can scan China's population in a second, is being used in 16 Chinese cities and provinces to help police crack down on criminals and improve security.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/25 23:13:39

Watchdog bans online content that spoofs, demeans classics

China's broadcast watchdog released a notice on Thursday to ban websites spoofing and demeaning classics to further regulate online broadcasts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 23:28:40

Tibetan temples conduct exams on Constitution, rules

Temples in Tibet tested monks on their knowledge of Chinese laws to make Buddhists more aware of the laws.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/22 21:08:39

Supervision law gives legal teeth to China's graft-busting agency

The Supervision Law was adopted by China's national legislature Tuesday, legalizing a more sophisticated and efficient anti-graft network.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/21 7:53:25

Lawmaker proposes lawyers for Chinese sports teams

A top Chinese lawmaker proposed that lawyers accompany Chinese sports teams at international events and manage their appeals and arbitration.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/19 22:28:40

China imposes anti-dumping duties on methyl isobutyl ketone imports

The Ministry of Commerce (MOC) announced Monday that it will impose anti-dumping duties on imports of methyl isobutyl ketone from the Republic of Korea (ROK), Japan, and South Africa.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/19 17:55:43

Outside trials, parades harm dignity, says top legislator

China should scrap outdoor trials as they severely violate dignity and antagonize naysayers and judicial authorities, a lawmaker suggested at the ongoing session of China's top legislature.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/18 22:58:39

China's top court stresses transparent trial process

The trial process of major cases should be made public online to improve judicial transparency, the Supreme People's Court (SPC) said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 9:05:34

Chinese Interpol red notice fugitive jailed for corruption

A court in east China's Zhejiang Province sentenced a fugitive to seven years in prison for corruption on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 13:44:47

China moves to protect minority shareholders

China's securities regulator has made concrete effort to protect the interests of minority shareholders with the establishment of an investor service center, the Securities Daily has reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 8:31:58

Draft supervision law to pave way for Party-led unified anti-graft network

China's draft supervision law was submitted for its third reading at the national legislature Tuesday, aiming at a centralized, unified, authoritative and efficient supervisory network under the Party's leadership.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 9:41:14

China's national legislature starts 4th plenary meeting of annual session

The first session of the 13th National People's Congress, China's national legislature, started its fourth plenary meeting Tuesday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 9:07:35

Draft supervision law submitted to national legislature

The draft supervision law was submitted to the 13th National People's Congress for its third reading Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/13 9:07:06

China should protect blood supply from foreign firms: lawmaker

Foreign companies need to be "restrained" from ownership of blood-product enterprises to prevent them from turning plasma into "genetic weapons," said deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) from Central China's Henan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:03:39

China keeps improving legal assistance

China has launched an intelligence navigation platform to help people find legal assistance centers on their phones, according to the Ministry of Justice.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 13:55:01